Simon and Schuster'S Guide to Gems and Precious Stones download free [PDF and Ebook] by Cipriani

Simon and Schuster'S Guide to Gems and Precious Stones download free [PDF and Ebook] by Cipriani year 1986
  • Book name: Simon and Schuster'S Guide to Gems and Precious Stones
  • Author: Cipriani
  • Release date: 1986/5/17
  • Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9780671604301
  • Rating: 7.07 of 10
  • Votes: 607
  • Review by: Kortney Macon
  • Review rating: 7.67 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/18
  • Total pages: 384
  • Includes a PDF summary of 33 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Simon & Schuster's Guide to Gems and Precious Stones provides both the connoisseur and the casual collector with a compact, easy-to-use volume describing more than 100 rare varieties of minerals whose beauty and mystery have possessed our imaginations from time immemorial. More than 450 brilliant photographs accompany profiles of each gem, covering such aspects as appearance, physical properties - density, hardness, refraction - occurrence, and how to judge quality and value. Additional sections describe the process of cutting gemstones and the techniques professional gemologists use to evaluate a stone's weight and optical properties. Detailed and comprehensive, this book is essential for anyone interested in the study of gems and precious stones.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 21H32M48S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Management Of Land & Natural Resources, Geology & The Lithosphere, Rocks, Minerals & Fossils
  • Available formats: EPUB, WORD, PPT, PDF, OEB, ODT, TXT, DOC. Compressed in CBZ, TAR.Z, RAR, TAR.LZO, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 13.81 USD
  • Dimensions: 114.3x187.96x20.32mm
  • Weight: 498.95g
  • Printed by: Simon & Schuster (General list, Trade Division)
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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